Dharma talk given by Misha Merrill at the Sacramento Buddhist Meditation Group.
Misha Merrill was ordained a Zen monk in 1988 by Les Kaye Roshi in the lineage of Shunryu Suzuki-Roshi of the San Francisco Zen Center. She received Dharma Transmission (permission to teach) from him in 1998 and has been leading Zen Heart Sangha in the mid-Peninsula Bay Area since 1993. She also teaches young children at the Peninsula School of Menlo Park. She lives in the hills above Stanford with her husband, dog and cat, and joyfully cultivates a large garden for recreation.